Articles By Samuel Weigley

From Companies Dec 23, 2011

Amazon to Build New Fulfillment Centers in Tennessee, Virginia

The fulfillment center will receive, package and help distribute shipments to its final destination. Amazon will invest $135 million in each state.

From Companies Dec 22, 2011

AT&T, T-Mobile Merger Failure a Big Win for Justice Department

The AT&T/T-Mobile is the third high-profile merger the U.S. Department of Justice has successfully defeated in 2011.

From Companies Dec 22, 2011

AT&T, T-Mobile Merger: Rumors Circulate About New Deals for The Carriers

Current speculation among investors include deals with Dish Network, Sprint Nextel and Clearwire.

From Companies Dec 22, 2011

Medco Shareholders Approve Merger with Express Scripts

Based on a preliminary vote count, 99 percent of shareholders of the Franklin, N.J.-based pharmacy benefit manager approved the merger.

From Companies Dec 21, 2011

Oops! The Top 10 Business Blunders of 2011

Whether it involves embarrassing tweets, tone-deaf CEOs or even the disappearance of money, some oops moments need be relived just one more time.

From Companies Dec 20, 2011

AT&T Ends $39 Billion Bid to Acquire T-Mobile USA

The Dallas-based company announced Monday that "after a thorough review of its options" it was backing out of the $39 billion deal, thus avoiding a costly and potentially lengthy legal battle.

From Companies Dec 20, 2011

Record Tablet Sales Could Give Battered Newspaper Industry Hope

As sales of tablets surge, the fortunes of newspaper publishers may soon begin to turn.

From Companies Dec 20, 2011

AT&T Hits Barriers in T-Mobile Merger as Asset Sale Talks Fumble

The Dallas-based company's plan to sell off some of its assets in order to gain regulatory approval for its $39 billion merger are falling flat, which could spell trouble for the merging parties as they try to convince regulators that a merger wouldn't concentrate too much power in the wireless industry.

From Economy Dec 19, 2011

Holiday Shoppers Continue Spending Billions Online

For the week ending Dec. 16, more than $6.3 billion was spent on online shopping, according to digital analytics firm comScore. This figure is 15 percent higher than last year.

From Entertainment Dec 19, 2011

'Survivor South Pacific': Predictions and Questions for Finale

The finale of "Survivor: South Pacific" is just hours away. From the personalities of Cochran and Brandon to the dominance of Coach and Ozzy, it has been a pretty good season so far (beats Survivor Nicaragua). But six competitors are still grinding it out, and it is anyone's game at t...